Killer Whale Calf Found Dead In B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.26.2017 | Canada British Columbia

The whale's body was found floating near Sooke, B.C.

SeaWorld Says It Will Stop Breeding Killer Whales

CP | Freida Frisaro, The Associated Press | Posted 03.18.2017 | Canada Business

Enters into partnership with Humane Society of the United States

Hey Look! Baby (Whale) Pics!

CP | Posted 09.11.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The new calf is the fifth baby since December to be born to the endangered population of killer whales that spend time in B.C waters.

BABY #5!

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2015 | Canada British Columbia

B.C.'s southern resident orca population has welcomed a new addition!

Dozens Of Orcas Frolic Off B.C.'s West Coast

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 08.13.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Ain't no party like an orca party, 'cause an orca party don't stop!

Lost Killer Whale Reunited With B.C. Family After 2 Years

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.13.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"The best possible outcome."


CBC | Posted 07.07.2016 | Canada British Columbia

Gary and Karoline Cullen get closer to orcas in the wild than almost anyone else in Canada. But whereas most brushes with B.C.'s famed creatures ...

This May Be The End Of Killer Whales In Captivity In Ontario

The Huffington Post Canada | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 03.23.2015 | Canada Politics

After many years of protests by advocate groups and animal lovers, the Government of Ontario is attempting to end the acquisition and breeding of orca...

Baby Boom As 3rd Calf Spotted Among Endangered Orcas

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 02.26.2015 | Canada British Columbia

There are now 80 southern resident orcas in the waters of B.C. and Washington state.

B.C. Orcas Feel GOOOOD Rubbing Themselves At Beach

CBC | Posted 04.03.2015 | Canada British Columbia

An amateur videographer has captured rare footage of northern resident orcas rubbing themselves at a beach in B.C.'s Discovery Islands near Campbell...

Teeth Stolen From Dead, Pregnant Orca In B.C.

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 12.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Someone cut off several teeth from an endangered orca as she lay dead on a Vancouver Island beach, awaiting a necropsy by scientists. The deceased ...

Dead Orca Found Off B.C. Coast

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 12.05.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The body of J32, nicknamed Rhapsody, was found this week off the B.C. coast. (Photo: Bates Beach Resort) An endangered killer whale found dead near...

LOOK: World's Oldest-Known Orca Spotted In B.C.

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.13.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The world's oldest-known orca came home to B.C. for a visit, thrilling whale watchers and conservationists alike. J2, better known as Granny, was s...


The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

When Louis Jobidon moved to Hornby Island, he discovered he was living close to a winter feeding ground for orcas. The kayaker recently took his boat ...

Activists Condemn Sochi Orca Display

CBC | Posted 03.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Environmental groups and whale researchers are urging Olympic organizers to condemn the display of two captured killer whales at the Sochi Winter Game...

PHOTOS: Orphaned Whale's New Start

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.07.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Eleven years after an orphaned killer whale was reunited in dramatic fashion with its pod off Vancouver Island's northern coast, Springer ...

Why Are Orcas Dying?

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.10.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Researchers are learning a lot about the lives of orcas from the deaths of orcas, thanks to a team of experts from British Columbia and th...

Forget 'Tiger Mothers,' What About 'Killer Whale Grannies'?

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.13.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Like some of their human counterparts, killer whale mothers continue to dote on their sons well into adulthood, says a new study based on ...